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Art and MigrationRevisioning the Borders of Community

Art and Migration: Revisioning the Borders of Community

Bénédicte Miyamoto and Marie Ruiz (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526149701
eISBN:
9781526166500
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526149718
Subject:
Art, Art History

Art and migration: revisioning the borders of community is a collective response to current and historic constructs of migration as disruptive of national heritage. This interplay of academic essays ... More

Border PorositiesMovements of People, Objects, and Ideas in the Southern Balkans

Border Porosities: Movements of People, Objects, and Ideas in the Southern Balkans

Rozita Dimova

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526140630
eISBN:
9781526166432
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526140647
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This book is a theoretical and ethnographic study of the shifting border between the Republic of North Macedonia and Greece. The central argument is that political borders between states not only ... More

Celebrities, Heroes and ChampionsPopular Politicians in the Age of Reform, 1810-67

Celebrities, Heroes and Champions: Popular Politicians in the Age of Reform, 1810-67

Simon James Morgan

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526117434
eISBN:
9781526166722
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526117441
Subject:
History, Social History

Celebrities, heroes and champions explores the role of the popular politician across a range of political movements and wider British and Irish society from the Napoleonic Wars to the Second Reform ... More

Civil War LondonMobilizing for Parliament, 1641-5

Civil War London: Mobilizing for Parliament, 1641-5

Jordan S. Downs

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526148810
eISBN:
9781526166524
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526148827
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

Although few would contend that London and its inhabitants were indispensable to parliament’s war effort against King Charles I, the matter remains to be delineated in detail. This book explores how ... More

Constructing Foucault's EthicsA Poststructuralist Moral Theory for the Twenty-First Century

Constructing Foucault's Ethics: A Poststructuralist Moral Theory for the Twenty-First Century

Mark Olssen

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526156600
eISBN:
9781526166647
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526156617
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

To understand how subjects are constructed socially and historically in terms of power, and how they act through power on others and on themselves, but not to see this as a purely random process or ... More

Critical Theory and Human RightsFrom Compassion to Coercion

Critical Theory and Human Rights: From Compassion to Coercion

David McGrogan

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526131829
eISBN:
9781526166715
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526131836
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book describes how human rights have given rise to a vision of benevolent governance that, if fully realised, would be antithetical to individual freedom. It shows that contemporary human rights ... More

De-Centering Queer TheoryCommunist Sexuality in the Flow During and after the Cold War

De-Centering Queer Theory: Communist Sexuality in the Flow During and after the Cold War

Bogdan Popa

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526156952
eISBN:
9781526166739
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526156945
Subject:
Sociology, Social Theory

An influential concept in North American queer studies, gender has been forged as part of the anti-communist Cold War and became one of its key analytics at the beginning of the 1990s. In tracing the ... More

Encountering Early America

Encountering Early America

Rachel Winchcombe

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526145772
eISBN:
9781526166517
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526145789
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

Encountering early America traces the history of England’s first century of encounters with America. As this book argues, the sixteenth century represents a discreet and influential period in the ... More

French LondonA Blended Ethnography of a Migrant City

French London: A Blended Ethnography of a Migrant City

Saskia Huc-Hepher

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526143334
eISBN:
9781526166753
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526143341
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

Based on several years of ethnographic fieldwork, French London provides rare insights into the everyday lived experience of a diverse group of French citizens who have chosen to make London home. ... More

Friends and EnemiesThe Allies and Neutral Ireland in the Second World War

Friends and Enemies: The Allies and Neutral Ireland in the Second World War

Karen Garner

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526157294
eISBN:
9781526166616
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526100856
Subject:
History, Military History

Friends and enemies: The Allies and neutral Ireland in the Second World War examines the personal friendships and embittered conflicts among British, American, and Irish national leaders, their ... More

Horizontal TogetherArt, Dance, and Queer Embodiment in 1960S New York

Horizontal Together: Art, Dance, and Queer Embodiment in 1960S New York

Paisid Aramphongphan

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526148438
eISBN:
9781526166494
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526148445
Subject:
Art, Art History

Horizontal together tells a dancerly story of 1960s art and queer culture in New York through the overlapping circles of Andy Warhol, underground filmmaker Jack Smith, and experimental dance star ... More

Intimacy and Mobility in the Era of Hardening BordersGender, Reproduction, Regulation

Intimacy and Mobility in the Era of Hardening Borders: Gender, Reproduction, Regulation

Haldis Haukanes and Frances Pine (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526150219
eISBN:
9781526166449
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526150226
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This book is a collection of chapters by anthropologists and other social scientists concerned with gendered labour, care, intimacy, and sexuality, in relation to mobility and the hardening of ... More

Legacies of the Magdalen LaundriesCommemoration, Gender, and the Postcolonial Carceral State

Legacies of the Magdalen Laundries: Commemoration, Gender, and the Postcolonial Carceral State

Miriam Haughton, Mary McAuliffe, and Emilie Pine (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526150806
eISBN:
9781526166555
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526150813
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Legacies of the Magdalen Laundries brings together a range of perspectives on Magdalen history, experience, and representation and, indeed, institutionalisation in Ireland. It attends to many ... More

The Machinic CityMedia, Performance and Participation

The Machinic City: Media, Performance and Participation

Marcos P. Dias

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526135780
eISBN:
9781526166746
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526135797
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

The machinic city investigates the role of performance art to help us reflect on contemporary urban living, as human and machine agency become increasingly intermingled and digital media is overlaid ... More

Marxism and AmericaNew Appraisals

Marxism and America: New Appraisals

Christopher Phelps and Robin Vandome (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526149763
eISBN:
9781526166661
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526149770
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

In Marxism and America: New appraisals, an accomplished group of scholars reconsiders the relationship of the history, political culture, and political economy of the United States to the theoretical ... More

Oil and the Political Economy in the Middle EastPost-2014 Adjustment Policies of the Arab Gulf and Beyond

Oil and the Political Economy in the Middle East: Post-2014 Adjustment Policies of the Arab Gulf and Beyond

Martin Beck and Thomas Richter (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526149091
eISBN:
9781526166654
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526149107
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This book contains the first comprehensive analysis of the Middle Eastern political economy in response to the oil price decline in 2014. The introductory and concluding chapters also touch upon the ... More

Picturing the Western FrontPhotography, Practices and Experiences in First World War France

Picturing the Western Front: Photography, Practices and Experiences in First World War France

Beatriz Pichel

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526151902
eISBN:
9781526166630
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526151919
Subject:
History, Military History

How did photography articulate individual and collective experiences of the war? This question situates photography at the centre of historical analysis, contending that what we do with photographs ... More

Positive Emotions in Early Modern Literature and Culture

Positive Emotions in Early Modern Literature and Culture

Cora Fox, Bradley J. Irish, and Cassie M. Miura (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526137135
eISBN:
9781526166708
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526137142
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Bringing together research on textual representations of various forms of positive feeling in early modern Europe, this collection of essays highlights the diverse and nuanced cultural meanings of ... More

The Postsocialist ContemporaryThe Institutionalization of Artistic Practice in Eastern Europe After 1989

The Postsocialist Contemporary: The Institutionalization of Artistic Practice in Eastern Europe After 1989

Octavian Esanu

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526158000
eISBN:
9781526166487
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526158017
Subject:
Art, Art History

The postsocialist contemporary intervenes, from the historical perspective of Eastern Europe, in a wider conversation about “contemporary art.” It departs from, and revolves around, a concrete case ... More

The Red and the BlackThe Russian Revolution and the Black Atlantic

The Red and the Black: The Russian Revolution and the Black Atlantic

David Featherstone and Christian Høgsbjerg (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526144300
eISBN:
9781526166692
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526144317
Subject:
History, Social History

The introduction sets out the ways in which the volume uses an engagement with the inspiring international reverberations of the Russian Revolution across the Black Atlantic world to understand the ... More

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